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Open your heart and home
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We’re asking one million people to donate $10 to protect the Galveston Island ecosystem!
Book Your Kayak Adventures
Enjoy a guided and interpretive Eco-Art Kayak Adventure, paddling to places of natural significance on Galveston Bay.
Register your kids age 5-15 for camps today!
Bucket Brigade Beach Tours
Join the Bucket Brigade in exploring the creatures and features that make Galveston beaches unique!
Artist Boat World Ocean Day Festival
The ocean is beautiful and alive! It’s oceans of fun, and it will inspire you to protect our seas and the Texas Coast!
Enjoy a fun and educational good time! Partner organizations will host interactive activities to help ocean-lovers of all ages learn about the marine world and how we connect to it.
Live Entertainment: relax on the beach while enjoying a series of live performers on the main stage. Performances range from live music to puppeteers and create a fun environment for all ages.
Explore the Tent: There will be opportunities to sign up for a Bucket Brigade Beach Tour, check out the Beautify the Bucket competition on display for judging, meet our exhibitors while joining in on their fun activities and MUCH MORE FUN!
Preregister today for Eco-Art Workshops including a drum circle, painting a ceramic turtle, screen printing, marine debris art, and more!
Summer Eco-Art Camps
Explore, Observe, and Create in the Artist Boat Eco-Art Camp Sessions! Artist Boat Eco-Art Campers will experience true science and art enrichment with outdoor activities and art projects. Join us for inspirational education!
Due to the nature of the camps, sessions are designed for children ages 5 to 10.
Registration is required and spaces are limited to 12 students to ensure small camp size and individual attention. Have questions? Give us a call! 409-632-0388.
To see the schedule and register for Eco-Art Camp, click the Button below.
DIFFERENT ACTIVITIES AT EACH CAMP!
Explore, Observe, and Create in the Artist Boat ECO-Camp Sessions! Artist Boat ECO-Campers will experience true science enrichment with outdoor adventures and activities. Join us for inspirational education!
Due to the nature of the camps, sessions are designed for children ages 11-15.
Registration is required and spaces are limited to 10 students to ensure small camp size and individual attention. Have questions? Give us a call! 409-632-0388.
To see the schedule and register for ECO-Camp, click the Button below.
Your Health and Safety
Artist Boat has always had safety at the forefront of our guided-interpretive tours, and our number one priority is the safety of all guests. Artist Boat is committed to following the recommendations from recognized health authorities, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO).
As we open up, Artist Boat’s interpretive guides and educators continue to take extra precautions during the current global pandemic. We have implemented special measures to keep everyone safe during and after your activity.
Stringent Cleaning – All equipment is disinfected thoroughly between guests, and hand sanitizers are available. Masks are required. If you do not have one, we can provide one.
Physical Distancing – We request that everyone maintain 6 feet of physical distance between other guests and Artist Boat’s Tour Guides.
Wellness Checks – Employees are checked daily to ensure that they are healthy and symptom -free. If you are anyone in your group is experiencing symptoms, we will work with you to cancel or reschedule your tour.
Please call us with any questions or concerns (409) 632-0388.